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La Farge, Oliver 1901-1963

Overview
Works: 195 works in 781 publications in 8 languages and 23,448 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Pictorial works  History  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Western stories  Historical fiction  Exhibition catalogs  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Composer, Other
Classifications: PS3523.A2663, 970.1
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A pictorial history of the American Indian by Oliver La Farge( Book )

80 editions published between 1906 and 1980 in 6 languages and held by 3,839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains sections of art, customs and social organization
Laughing Boy by Oliver La Farge( Book )

127 editions published between 1929 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 3,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the romance between a Navajo boy and girl
Five families; Mexican case studies in the culture of poverty by Oscar Lewis( Book )

32 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar Lewis presenta en este estudio antropológico un cuadro íntimo y objetivo de la vida diaria de cinco familias mexicanas, procedentes de un mismo pueblo, que han ido a vivir a la ciudad de México. La pobreza forma el sustrato de esta aportación al estudio de la actual sociedad mexicana
Behind the mountains by Oliver La Farge( Book )

16 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the Bacas, a Spanish ranch-owning family in the New Mexican highlands, in the early 1900's
The American Indian by Oliver La Farge( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 1974 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial history of Indian civilization. Grades 5 and up
Santa Fe; the autobiography of a southwestern town by Oliver La Farge( Book )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1985 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The door in the wall; stories by Oliver La Farge( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve short stories which probe the mystery of an anthropologist's life
The man with the calabash pipe; some observations by Oliver La Farge( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of 13 years' contributions to the "New Mexican". For contents, see Author Catalog
The enemy gods by Oliver La Farge( Book )

22 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myron's years in the Christian school destroy his faith in the Navajo gods and the ancient ways of his people
Introduction to American Indian art : to accompany the first exhibition of American Indian art selected entirely with consideration of esthetic value by Inc Exposition of Indian Tribal Arts( Book )

19 editions published between 1931 and 1993 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparks fly upward, a novel by Oliver La Farge( Book )

13 editions published between 1931 and 1959 in English and Spanish and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adopted half-breed son a of a high-caste Spaniard becomes the darling of the aristocrats, but returns and leads the Indians in a victorious revolt
As long as the grass shall grow by Oliver La Farge( Book )

9 editions published between 1940 and 1980 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eagle in the egg by Oliver La Farge( Book )

14 editions published between 1949 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beretter om den amerikanske Air Transport Command (ATC) under 2. verdenskrig
The changing Indian by Oliver La Farge( Book )

13 editions published between 1942 and 1984 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the young men by Oliver La Farge( Book )

11 editions published between 1935 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pause in the desert : a collection of short stories by Oliver La Farge( Book )

11 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and German and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver La Farge covers many aspects of everyday life in these sixteen stories, which range from an old man facing death alone in the Mexican brush to some boys facing the responsibilities of life at St. Peter's school; from the science fiction world of computing machines to the world of gourmets; and from the violent death of a man off the Rhode Island coast to the quiet death of a marriage in New Mexico. The variety of stories in this wide-ranging collection are sure to fit the taste and mood and any reader interested in the human condition through the clear grace of La Farge's timeless writing -- Back cover
Santa Eulalia : the religion of a Cuchumatán Indian town by Oliver La Farge( Book )

16 editions published between 1947 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War below zero; the battle for Greenland by Bernt Balchen( Book )

9 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World War II. Postscripts by Harry L. Smith, "Flight East" and H.N. Oliphant, "Life on the Greenland Ice Cap."
Tribes and temples : a record of the expedition to middle America by Frans Ferdinand Blom( Book )

11 editions published between 1926 and 1979 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yellow sun, bright sky : the Indian country stories of Oliver La Farge by Oliver La Farge( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Five families; Mexican case studies in the culture of poverty
Alternative Names
Farge, Oliver, La.

Farge Oliver La 1901-1963

Farge, Oliver La 1901-1963 II

Farge, Oliver La, II, 1901-1963

La Farge, Oliver Hazard Perry.

La Farge Oliver Hazard Perry 1901-1963

La Farge, Oliver II

LaFarge, Oliver.

Lafarge, Oliver 1901-1963

LaFarge, Oliver Hazard Perry 1901-1963

Oliver La Farge Amerikaans auteur

Oliver La Farge amerikanischer Anthropologe und Autor

Oliver La Farge amerykański pisarz i etnolog

Oliverius La Farge

Оливер Ла Фарж

اولیور لافارگ

ኦሊቨር ላፈርጅ

オリヴァー・ラファージ

Languages
English (398)

German (50)

Spanish (30)

French (4)

Swedish (4)

Dutch (3)

Danish (2)

Czech (2)

Covers
Five families; Mexican case studies in the culture of povertyBehind the mountainsThe enemy godsA pause in the desert : a collection of short storiesFive families; Mexican case studies in the culture of poverty